Author: Steve Clis
The Los Angeles Lakers are a National Basketball Association (NBA) team based in Los Angeles , almost be the strongest Western League team. For the second round playoffs are coming, you may want to know more about the Lakers. I will show you the past 5 seasons.
2006-2007, at the beginning of this season, the Lakers played well but until there are a lot of players got injuries. Odom and Walton are serious injured. Lakers record has plummeted, and ultimately forced into the playoffs. But they were easily defended by Suns, and stopped in the first round of playoffs.
2007-2008, this is an amazing season for Lakers for they make an intelligent transaction with Brown and Mark Gasol, he is Pau Gasol, an all-star player. Coupled with the growing maturity of the young center "little shark" - Andrew Bynum, and super star Kobe Bryant stable performance. The second key player Lamar Odom, they can play for the championship once again. After the regular season, regular season MVP Kobe Bryant was elected. In the first round of playoffs, they beat Nuggets easily with 4-0. 4:2 beat Jazz which is the team of Deron - Williams and Carlos Boozer. And 4-1 won the last championship owner Spurs. And this time they were defeated by the old enemy Celtics combined by tri-giants in the 2007-2008 season, with many experts were optimistic about the situation.
2008-2009 season, the team played well, scored the final 65 regular-season win. In the All-Star contest, "OK" is elected as the MVP. In the first round of playoffs, they easily defeated Jazz with 4-1, but tried to beat Rockets. In the Western Finals, they beat Nuggets and went ahead for final games. Eventually, they 4 to 1 win over the Magic, winning the team in the history of 15th championship trophy, Kobe Bryant's first career harvest Finals MVP trophy.
2009-2010, Artest joined the Lakers, which the Lakers small forward position has been strengthened. They get 57 wins in the regular season, be first in Western League, third in the entire league. Faced with the Oklahoma City Thunder led by Durant, they were defeated by Thunder in the 4th game. They then bang, with Gasol tipped in the last lore, they are cut by 4 to 2. In the second round of playoffs, they defeated Jazz by 4-0. In the Western Conference finals, they met old foe Phoenix Suns in the first 5 games, with Ron Artest's tipped lore, they are 4 to 2 victory over the Suns completed a vengeance. Entered Finals to face the Boston Celtics, this is the 12 times for this two teams meet in the finals in the historical battle. The Lakers before the disadvantage of 2 wins and 9 losses; and just the Celtics beat them two years ago. In the 7 games, Kobe Bryant lead the Lakers defeated Celtics with 4-3. In this year, they get the 16th championship, Kobe also gets his second Finals MVP trophies.
For the coming new 2011 playoffs season, the Lakers may meet a
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